News and Events

Learn more and get involved with the Center for Global Education! If you have any questions about upcoming events we're hosting, please contact us at EdEvents@asiasociety.org.

Upcoming Events

Conference
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17 May 2018 - 12:00am - 12:00am
Join us at the 2018 National Chinese Language Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah.

In the News

Educators and education leaders from around the world will convene in Denver next week for the annual symposium of the Global Cities Education Network, an initiative of the Center for Global Education.
During the 2016–17 school year, Asia Society conducted an evaluation to determine the effectiveness of its Confucius Classrooms Network.
A conversation with Shinichi Yamanaka, former vice minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology for Japan, on how global competence has boosted Japan's education system.
Global and local leaders in the fields of education and health met to discuss how creating a global ecosystem for education could help achieve the sustainable development goal on quality and inclusive education for all.
Materials will help U.S. educators prepare all students for work and civic roles in an environment where success increasingly requires the ability to compete, connect, and cooperate on an international scale.
The Center for Global Education at Asia Society hosted a panel of global education and health leaders on September 21, 2017. Read highlights and articles from the event, "What Global Education Can Learn from Public Health."
The Center for Global Education's China Learning Initiatives announces the winner of its inaugural Why Speak Chinese contest!
Asia Society Vice President of Education Tony Jackson reflects on Professor Lee Sing Kong's contributions to the field of global education.
The report provides practitioners with concrete strategies and practices for supporting instructional improvement efforts.
Highlights from the 10th annual convening of the National Chinese Language Conference in Houston, Texas.
East Asia is undergoing rapid transformation of its primary and secondary education systems, according to the report.
Asia Society’s Center for Global Education and Texas Center partnered to host a panel of education and business leaders on April 6, 2017. Read a recap from the event, "The Future of Globalism: Educating for Global Competetiveness."
Highlights from the 2017 National Chinese Language Conference, which took place in Houston, Texas, on April 6-8, 2017.
The Center for Global Education reflects on the global highlights and lessons learned from its late 2016 events and looks ahead to what's coming in 2017.
Japanese education official Kan Suzuki discusses the challenges of preparing Japanese students for a rapidly changing world.
Results show improved equity and commitment to global education
The Center for Global Education at Asia Society hosted a panel of global education leaders on December 8, 2016. Read highlights and articles from the event, "Every Student Ready for the World."
Educational psychologist Kit-Tai Hau discusses how China can bridge the rural-urban education divide, and where global competence falls amid a tough political environment.

Past Events

Discussion
16 Nov 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat celebrates International Education Week.
Discussion
09 Nov 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on advocating for district and state support of global education.
Symposium
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09 Nov 2017 - 11:30am - 5:30pm
Join the Global Cities Education Network to learn more about the Denver Public Schools CareerConnect model and how you can implement elements in your school district or organization.
Panel Discussion
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08 Nov 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join education experts from around the world to explore how their systems are tackling the critical issues facing the world today and what they're learning from one another.
Workshop
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08 Nov 2017 - 12:00am - 12:00am
Join the Center for Global Education for a two-day introductory workshop on developing students' global competence through the Global School Design Model.
Symposium
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06 Nov 2017 - 9:00am - 7:30pm
Join education experts from around the world to explore how their systems are tackling the critical issues facing the world today and what they're learning from one another.
Discussion
02 Nov 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on recognizing perspectives
Discussion
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26 Oct 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on teaching about assessment in global education.
Discussion
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19 Oct 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education every Thursday for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on engaging students through gamification.
Discussion
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12 Oct 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on teaching about gun violence and domestic terrorism.
Discussion
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05 Oct 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on how to teach about race.
Discussion
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28 Sep 2017 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Join the Center for Global Education weekly on Thursdays for a Twitter chat on global education topics. This week's chat focuses on building global partnerships.

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